China Navigation company Requisition Finance

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Papers concerning financial arrangements for China Navigation Company [CNCo] vessels requisitioned by the Ministry of Shipping. Papers include: Ministry of Transport sundry circulars focussing in particular on bunker prices for oil & accounting procedures with respect to chartering and maintenance of vessels; requisition forms and correspondence relating to the liner requisition scheme and discussion of rates; copies of liner agreements between CNCo and the Ministry of Shipping for the liner requisition scheme; summaries of DEMS forms sent to 'President III' giving details of advances against pay

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